Category Archives: Immigration Reform

Illegal Immigration is a Child Welfare Issue

I want you to think of the kids. It’s for them that separation is necessary, regardless of system-generated trauma. I used to work for CPS. I removed children from their families for a variety of reasons, at all times of … Continue reading

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Out! Out! Out of the Shadows

They have lawyers at The_Donald: Lawyer here—I’m tired of the media falsely portraying Trump’s Executive Order. Here is my plain English (i) summary of what it actually does and (ii) explanation of why it isn’t a “Muslim ban.” I. What … Continue reading

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Goodbye, Constitutional Republic, We Hardly Knew Ye

It was nice while it lasted: President Obama said in a video that he will lay out his proposal to overhaul the nation’s immigration system Thursday and will travel to Las Vegas on the heels of that announcement to rally … Continue reading

Posted in Barack Obama, Illegal Immigration, Immigration Reform, Law and Constitution, Worst President Ever! | Tagged , , , | 123 Comments

BOHICA

Bend over, here it comes again: HENSARLING: GOP-CONTROLLED CONGRESS SHOULD MASSIVELY INCREASE GUEST-WORKER PERMITS FOR FOREIGNERS If Republicans gain control of Congress, Rep. Jeb Hensarling (R-TX) wants more guest-worker visas for high-tech and low-skilled workers in addition to a piecemeal … Continue reading

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STEM the Tide of Immigration

From “The Fate of STEM PhDs (and More)” by Norm Matloff at Normsaysno: My second item before turning to the NSF report is this job-seekers advice column by Laszlo Bock, Senior VP of People Operations (read “HR”) at Google. (I … Continue reading

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Flood Control

From the Department of How Stupid Do They Think We Are?: Mexico concerned about Texas’ plan to deploy National Guard on border The Mexican government on Tuesday expressed its “concern” over the decision by Texas authorities to send 1,000 National … Continue reading

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Define “Reform”

From the list of Shit That Pisses Me Off: Poll: Republican voters back immigration reform? While immigration reform may not be high on voters’ lists of priorities heading into the 2014 midterms, a new survey of a variety of critical … Continue reading

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